Vulture Funds

Diplomats in Robes

Gates Cambridge Scholars | Posted 03.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Gates Cambridge Scholars

New York federal courts have rattled nerves around the globe with recent decisions that impact far beyond US borders. Last month, an Eastern District jury verdict found a Jordanian bank responsible for terrorist financing.

The Vultures vs Argentina: The Debt Case of the Century

Nick Dearden | Posted 26.01.2013 | UK
Nick Dearden

If Argentina decides to carry out its promise not to repay vulture funds, it will come under huge international pressure and economic destabilisation. If we believe that the state's first duty to its citizens' welfare rather than international markets, we must support Argentina in spite of the propaganda.

Vulture Funds Profit From Greek Misery

Nick Dearden | Posted 18.03.2012 | UK
Nick Dearden

As EU and IMF negotiators head back to Greece, hedge funds hold out for their pound of flesh.

Argentina Showed That Justice Means Standing up to the Financial Markets

Nick Dearden | Posted 08.10.2011 | UK
Nick Dearden

In response to Robert J. Shapiro's response to my article in the Huffington Post. My article 'Vulture Funds - coming to a country near you?' has cert...

Vulture Funds - Coming to a Country Near You?

Nick Dearden | Posted 01.10.2011 | UK Politics
Nick Dearden

As the European crisis lurches into default, it's time for people in the developed world to make sure their countries' debt does not become rich pickings for the most unscrupulous of companies.